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August 27, 2014 | NPR · The report said it couldn't be proven that anyone had died because of wait times at the medical center in Phoenix. On Tuesday, President Obama pledged to do better by vets and announced initiatives.
 
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August 27, 2014 | SCPR · The Los Angeles Unified School District has shut down a half-a-billion-dollar deal with Apple and Pearson to provide classroom technology. Here's what happened.
 
August 27, 2014 | NPR · Schools in Napa Valley are to reopen Wednesday after the area's worst earthquake in decades. Hundreds of buildings and homes were damaged and a lot of rebuilding work remains to be done.
 

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August 26, 2014 | NPR · Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has arrived in West Africa to assess the Ebola outbreak. The situation in Liberia, he says, is "absolutely unprecedented."
 
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August 26, 2014 | NPR · An inquiry in the U.K. has found that more than 1,400 children have been sexually abused by an organized ring of men in the northern English town of Rotherham.
 
August 26, 2014 | NPR · Robert Siegel speaks with Stephen R. Kelly, a visiting professor at Duke University, about how North and South Carolina hope to resolve questions about the border between them. The original border, which was mandated by the British during the colonial era, was never surveyed properly. That's caused headaches ever since the 18th century.
 

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August 23, 2014 | NPR · Nearly 1,500 people have died in the Ebola outbreak, and more nations in the region are closing their borders. NPR's Scott Simon speaks to Africa correspondent Ofeibea Quist-Arcton about the epidemic.
 

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August 24, 2014 | NPR · In the wake of violent clashes between protesters and police in Ferguson, Mo., President Obama is ordering a review of the federal programs that help local police departments purchase military gear.
 

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Aug 21, 2014 — Host Jessica Harris speaks with Jonathan Bush, co-founder of Athenahealth, a company that helps doctors manage patient's medical records. Harris also speaks with Dan Yates, the co-founder of Opower.
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Aug 14, 2014 — Host Jessica Harris speaks with Mick Mountz, founder of Kiva Systems, a robotics company that automates warehouse fulfillment. She also speaks with Jessamyn Rodriguez, founder of Hot Bread Kitchen.
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Aug 7, 2014 — Host Jessica Harris speaks with Greg Lambrecht, founder of Coravin, which produces a device for pouring wine without opening the bottle. Harris also speaks with clothing designer Peter Manning.
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Jul 31, 2014 — Host Jessica Harris speaks with Vinnie Bharara and Marc Lore, co-founders of Diapers.com. Harris also speaks with Jonathan Cedar, co-founder of Biolite.
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Jul 24, 2014 — Host Jessica Harris speaks with Brad Katsuyama, co-founder of IEX- the Investor's Exchange. Harris also speaks with Marc DaCosta, co-founder of Enigma, a company that makes public data understandable.
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Jul 17, 2014 — Host Jessica Harris speaks with Jake Wood, co-founder of Team Rubicon, a group of veterans turned international first responders. Harris also talks to Skip Bennett, founder of Island Creek Oysters.
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Jul 10, 2014 — Host Jessica Harris speaks with Thomas Keller, founder of the Thomas Keller Restaurant Group. Harris also speaks with Sculptor Andy Goldsworthy.
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Jul 3, 2014 — Host Jessica Harris speaks with Maguy Le Coze, co-founder of the restaurant Le Bernardin. Harris also speaks with Dan Yates, co-founder of Opower, a software company focused on energy efficiency.
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Jun 26, 2014 — Host Jessica Harris speaks with David Kelley, the co-founder of IDEO, a global design firm. Harris also speaks with Jonathan Cedar, co-founder of BioLite.
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Jun 19, 2014 — Jessica Harris speaks with Rodney Brooks, founder of Rethink Robotics, a company that makes robots for the manufacturing industry. Harris also speaks with Netspend founders Betrand and Roy Sosa.
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